Tag: law

Introducing your Lexis Library (law eresource) student expert

We are excited to welcome a whole host of new Law students, as well as those lucky second-year Business Students about to start studying the law in their compulsory business law unit.  You will all be happy to hear that

Posted in People, Subjects: Law & Criminology Tagged with: , , ,

Farewell to the Linda Jones

Linda Jones was the law on all things OSCOLA and legal information related here at the University Library for years, providing a dedicated and caring presence for all and contributing to more meetings, project groups, and mentoring schemes than most

Posted in About your Library Tagged with: ,

Westlaw is migrating platforms and it’s time to rescue anything you saved to a folder!

On Monday 5 August, Westlaw will move to a new platform.   You will lose all access to the old Westlaw platform on 5 August. Any articles you may have saved to folders on the old Westlaw platform will also be lost on 5 August.  We regret that

Posted in Services Tagged with: ,

Enter the new Westlaw (5 August 2019)

As reported earlier this summer, Westlaw is changing.  While we hope you will enjoy the new interface, if only because you have very little choice in the matter, if you personalise your Westlaw account, there are number of things you

Posted in Services Tagged with: , ,

Westlaw is changing

Westlaw is changing.  On Monday 5 August 2019, the Westlaw interface will change completely.  An early look by our Law subject team has suggested that there will be: Changes we are happy to see You will be able to highlight

Posted in Services Tagged with: , ,

Landed with the law?

Are you one of those lucky students (usually studying Business) who has just been landed with a law unit and are now discovering they are expected to learn about legal information sources, the law, and a referencing system called OSCOLA? 

Posted in Services Tagged with: ,

OSCOLA referencing clinic for non-lawyers

If you are studying anything but Law and have questions about OSCOLA referencing, friendly library referencing experts are here to help you at a dedicated drop-in clinic this Thursday, 11 January, 12-2 pm in Library Seminar Room 2 (Room 0.26).

Posted in Services Tagged with: , , ,

Family Law Online is becoming part of Lexis Library

On Monday 18th December the e-resource Family Law Online  will become part of Lexis Library.

Posted in Services Tagged with: ,

Commercial and legal awareness in the age of Brexit

If you are interested in developing commercial awareness you can find out a lot about what is appearing in the news all in one place by logging into Westlaw and searching under the Current awareness tab for “Brexit”.   If you

Posted in Services Tagged with: , , ,

Introducing… the Barbour health and safety information service

Barbour is an exciting health and safety information service.  Exciting at least for anyone studying construction, health and safety at work, engineering or other subjects where putting the right procedures and working practices into place can be the difference between

Posted in Services Tagged with: , , ,